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2. Select the term that decribes the maximum population size that can be supported by the available resources?

  • The set point
  • Carrying Capacity
  • Population Density
  • Osmoregulation

3. What is a Niche?

  • The reproductive capacity of one individual in an ecosystem
  • A type of egg based pastry
  • an ecological role and space that an organism fills in an ecosystem
  • the ability of an organism to resist the effects of interspecific competition

4. Which of the following is not a biotic factor?

  • competition
  • pH
  • Accumulation of toxic waste
  • Disease

5. Which of the following does not occur in the lag phase?

  • Enzyme synthesis
  • Certain factors limit population gowth
  • There is a period of slow growth
  • A species adapts to a habitat


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